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FEELER: anyone want to make 50 bucks? (help me install)

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by hamNswiss on rye, Jan 31, 2011.

  1. hamNswiss on rye

    hamNswiss on rye [OP] ¡Yo Quiero Taco World!

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    im thinking about getting a set of billy 5100s for the front and AAL's in the back. only problem is ive never done suspension work before, wouldnt know where to start on my own, and really dont want to shell out another $300+ in labor at a shop. so, i figured id see if there were any fellow yota lovers out there that would be willing to help me out and wanted to do some modding, while maybe pocketing a few extra bucks for their trouble.

    thanks,
    Nick
     
  2. Matic

    Matic Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Free pizza and beer for a few people goes alot farther than offering strait up cash.
    just sayin.
    good luck and be sure and take pics!
     
  3. hamNswiss on rye

    hamNswiss on rye [OP] ¡Yo Quiero Taco World!

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    right you are, free pizza and beer it is. im just looking for some help guys, id be more than happy to supply food/drink.
     
  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Hit me up in a PM. Maybe we can work something out.
     
  5. Cortland

    Cortland THIS IS AMERICA!!!

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    This is the man that you want helping you! He is a damn Tacoma genius!
     
  6. ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    He's the pimp trick gangsta click!
     
  7. eckcessive

    eckcessive Well-Known Member

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    how easy would it be to do two trucks at the same time?
     
  8. ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    where were you guys on the MOD Day Saturday??? lol


    2 trucks would be easy with enough people....more people = faster

    If its a weekend i'm down to help too
     
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    eckcessive Well-Known Member

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    :eek: yea that probably would have been the best but I don't have my 5100's yet.

    In reality, I'm still debating whether I want to add them or not. I just don't want to mess up my truck... I lifted a jeep once way back in the day (3incher) and ended up selling it because it beat the crap out of me to drive it.
     
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    ColtsTRD .....

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    You have nothing to worry about. Just get a alignment afterwards and you'll be good. What did you plan on setting them at? 1.5" or 2.5? It'd be much easier to have to Billys and your factory springs put together at a local shop rather than having to fool around with a spring compressor. Thats what I did and it went a lot smoother
     
  11. hamNswiss on rye

    hamNswiss on rye [OP] ¡Yo Quiero Taco World!

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    thanks for the replies guys. i havent ordered the shocks yet, but will probably do so when my budget allows. knowing that a few guys are willing to help out on a weekend (possibly in late feb.), i will keep you posted as to what date im thinking.
    thanks again
     
  12. McJosh

    McJosh avidoffroad.com

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    feeling another mod day?!
     
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    Regardless of who is doing the work, I'd make sure the work was done before the beers crack open. Just my two cents. I will be doing 5100's in the not too distant future. Good luck.
     
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    ColtsTRD .....

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    Fuck that, I like to shoot up heroin in my eye ball and operate power tools and then drive around :woot:
     
  15. hamNswiss on rye

    hamNswiss on rye [OP] ¡Yo Quiero Taco World!

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    haha repped and sig.
     
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    Some spring compressors!!!!!
    :D:D
     
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    :D
     
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    Seabass I need to go return some videotapes...

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    Pure awesomeness.
     
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    Cortland THIS IS AMERICA!!!

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    This man's spring compressor is the shit!!! Thanks again for your help Steve!
     
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